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Confetti Corn - based on the Barefoot Contessa's Version

I have quite a few TV cooking muses — primarily Giada de Laurentiis, Ree Drummond, and Ina Garten.  Ina Garten aka The Barefoot Contessa has this side dish that makes my mouth water just thinking about it.   398 more words

Lady Love Part 3: The Many Talents of Lorelai Gilmore

So I have a bit of a confession. In my spare time, instead of solving issues of world hunger or tearing through my (GROWING!) reading list or trying new, exotic cuisine or showering, I’ve gone rogue. 769 more words


Perfect Appetizer

I love dinner parties, but I cringe anytime I’m asked to bring an appetizer.  I prefer to bring a salad or a side dish that will accompany the host’s main dish.   470 more words

Easy Appetizers

Blueberry Bran Muffins

How I have been remiss!  It used to be that an Ina recipe landed on my blog almost every other month.  There was her spanakopita… 465 more words


For the Love of Beer!

Three years ago I moved to Colorado from Cincinnati.  Admittedly Cincinnati and beer go way back.  The German population that built Cincinnati brought their love of beer from the homeland.   746 more words

Ina's Ribs with Barbecue Sauce

I have not made ribs on the grill yet this summer, not sure why, as I do enjoy them – the baby backs that is.  I do not like “fatty” meats and spareribs tend to be that way. 542 more words